Names Of Students, Staff Captured At Government Science College, Kagara Appears

One student who tried to escape was gunned down, a member of staff luckily excape from captivity. In all, three teachers, three non-teaching staff, nine family members and 27 students were abducted.   Below are their names:   TEACHERS   Hannatu Philip Lawal Abdullahi Dodo Fodio NON-TEACHING STAFF   MOHAMMED Musa Faiza Mohammed. FAMILY MEMBERS   Christiana Adama Faith Adama Maimuna suleman Nura isah Ahmad Isah Khadizat Isah Mohammed Mohammed Aisha Isah Saratu Isah STUDENTS   Jamilu Isah Shem Joshua Abbas Abdullahi Isah Abdullahi Ezekeil Danladi Haliru Shuaibu Mamuda suleman…

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39.8 Percent Gets 5 Credit Above As WAEC Releases 2020 Result

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) announced Monday that 39.82 per cent made credits in five subjects (including Mathematics and English) in the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates 2020 (second series). The Head of National Office Patrick Areghan also announced the opening of registration for the 2021 WASSCE for school candidates three months behind schedule. Announcing the release of the WASSCE for private candidates 2020, Areghan said the result was an improvement in performance in the examination in the last two years. “Twenty Four Thousand…

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18 Prisoners Graduate From NOUN

Eighteen inmates of the Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS), studying at the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Corrections’ Special Study Centres, last Saturday, graduated with various degree certificates. The Public Relations Officer of the NCoS CC Francis Enobore, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday. According to him, the Acting Controller General of Corrections, John Mrabure, congratulate the graduands also charged them to see the educational advancement as a stepping stone to a brighter future. He further urged them to shun anti-social behaviours capable of tainting the new course of…

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Edo Teachers Refuse To Resume In Defiance Of Court Order

Teachers in public primary schools in Edo have defied a National Industrial Court order restraining them from a strike. For a second day after. Teachers in public primary schools in Edo have defied a National Industrial Court order restraining them from a strike. For a second day after schools resumed in the state, teachers under the auspices of the Nigeria Union of Teachers have stayed away from class. The National Industrial Court sitting in Benin City had on Monday in a suit filed by the State Government and the Edo…

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FG Flags-Off 2021/2022 Commonwealth Scholarship

Federal government has flagged off the 2021/2022 Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (SCFP) nomination interview. The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu during the flag off on Tuesday said applications shall be graded based on academic merit, quality of research proposal and development impact on completion of the study as PhD candidates. He noted that the Commonwealth selection criteria give high priority to applicants that demonstrate the strongest relevance to national development. Adamu who was represented by the permanent secretary of the ministry, Arch Sonny Echono, said since the inception…

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FCTA Alerts Public On Activities Of Fake COVID-19 Inspectors

The FCT Administration has on thurday cautions schools of fake covid-19 inspectors. Head, Media and Enlightenment of FCT COVID-19 Protocols Enforcement Taskforce Mr Ikharo Attah, disclosed this on in Abuja. He said that fraudsters now go round to extort event planners and managers in the guise of being members of COVID-19 inspection team. Attah, who admitted to being inundated with such negative reports, debunked the rumours making round that members of his taskforce were involved in the criminal act. He said that the FCT Police Command had launched a manhunt…

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Reopening Of Schools, Religious Centres Fuelling Second Wave …PTF

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has blamed re-opening of schools, businesses and religious centres without compliance with safety measures for increasing number of infections. Chairman of the PTF and Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, disclosed this on Monday during a media briefing in Abuja. He also identified re-opening of airports and increased local and international travels as another source of spread of the second wave of the disease. Noting the intensity of the new wave of infection is unlike the earlier one as…

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Covid-19: NASS Pledges Support In Combating Pandemic

The Nigerian association of science students, NASS has set up a science student research committee to work on new scientific discoveries to as the national center for disease control in combating the covid-19. Acting caretaker chairman of the association Comrade Daladi David,   said this during a press conference to address some issues facing the association in Abuja. Association called for fast resolution of the crisis between the federal government and the academic staff union of universities, ASUU. Spread the love

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UPDATE: WAEC Releases 2020 SSCE Results, 215,149 Candidates Results Withhold

The West African Examinations Council, on Monday, announced that it withheld the results of 215,149 candidates who sat for the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination in Nigeria. The Council said the results of the candidates representing 13.98% of the total number of candidates who wrote the examination are being withheld in connection with various reported cases of examination malpractice. The Head of WAEC Nigeria, Patrick Areghan, made this know at a briefing in Lagos while announcing the official release of the results of this year’s WASSCE. He said,…

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NASS LEADERSHIP MEETS PRES. BUHARI, CALLS FOR END TO #ENDSARS PROTEST

The leadership of the National Assembly says it is time for the #ENDSARS protest currently going on in most parts of the country to stop. The Senate President,  Ahmed Lawan and Speaker of the House of Representatives,  Femi Gbajabiamila spoke to journalists today after meeting with president Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa ITV statehouse correspondent Ikharo Attah completes the Report. The leadership of the National Assembly says it is time for the #EndSARS protest currently going on in most parts of the… Posted by Independent Television-ITV Abuja on Sunday, 18…

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